Force Commander (IM)
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|Imperial Marine Ranks|
|O9 » Marshal-Commandant of the Corps|
|O8 » Brigadier-General (Marshal)|
|O7 » Brigadier|
|O6 » Coronel|
|O5 » Lieutenant Coronel|
|O4 » Force Commander|
|O3 » Captain (Force Captain)|
|O2 » First Lieutenant (Force Lieutenant)|
|O1 » Second Lieutenant (Force Ensign)|
|O0 » Cadet / Midshipman|
|E9 » Sergeant Major (Fleet Sergeant)|
|E8 » Master Sergeant (Ship / First Sergeant)|
|E7 » Leading Sergeant (Section Sergeant)|
|E6 » Staff Sergeant (Gunnery Sergeant)|
|E5 » Sergeant|
|E4 » Lance Sergeant|
|E3 » Corporal|
|E2 » Lance Corporal|
|E1 » Marine/Private (Private 1st Class)|
|E0 » Marine Recruit / Apprentice|
The rank of Force Commander (O4) is the commissioned officer rank in the Imperial Marines that commands a Detachment or has duties of similar importance.
Each Detachment in the Imperial Marines larger than a Company will be commanded by a Force Commander. The rank is also used for some administrative posts within a Battalion. Several staff posts at Regiment level (where these exist) or higher are also held by Officers with this rank.
- The equivalent rank in the Imperial Navy is Lieutenant Commander.
- The equivalent rank in the Imperial Army (Ground Force Command) is Major
History & Background (Dossier)
The term "force commander" is simply derived from the fact that the person holding this rank is commander of a force.
|This page uses content from Wikipedia. The original article was at Major. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. The text of Wikipedia is available under the Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.|
This list of sources was used by the Traveller Wiki Editorial Team and individual contributors to compose this article. Copyrighted material is used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author. The page history lists all of the contributions.
- Douglas E. Berry. Ground Forces (Steve Jackson Games, 2000), 51.
- Gareth Hanrahan. Core Rulebook (Mongoose Publishing, 2008), 20.
- Collated by: BackworldTraveller